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ERIC Number: EJ599547
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0190-2946
Marketplace Medicine: Rx for Disaster.
Eisenburg, Leon
Academe, v85 n6 p26-30 Nov-Dec 1999
Examines how pressures for profits are eroding the mission of academic health centers, forcing cutbacks in teaching and patient care and leading to plummeting morale among medical school professors. Reviews trends in public support for medical schools and the dangers of subordinating clinical decisions to marketplace economics. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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